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On 18 June in South Asian history

ON 18 JUNE IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 18, 2019

1816: Birth of Maharaja Jung Bahadur Rana, Prime Minister and virtual ruler of Nepal for approximately more than three decades between 1846 and his death on February 25, 1877
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jung_Bahadur_Rana
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/jung-bahadur-rana-7101.php

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bU-0yEh_7m8

1861: Birth of Devaki Nandan Khatri, Indian writer who died in 1913
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/devaki-nandan-khatri.html

 Devaki NandanKhatri

1946: Dr Ram Manohar Lohia, a Socialist, calls for a Direct Action Day against the Portuguese in Goa
http://www.liveindia.com/freedomfighters/7.html

1954: Birth of Baburam Bhattarai, Maoist leader, prime minister of Nepal from August 29, 2011 to March 201
http://baburam-bhattarai.blogspot.fr/2010/01/dr-baburam-bhattarais-biography.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-14706938

2001: Protests occur in Manipur over the extension of the ceasefire between Naga insurgents and the government of India

2012: A Taliban commander in northwest Pakistan announces a ban on polio vaccines for children as long as the United States continues its campaign of drone strikes in the region
http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/18/world/asia/pakistan-taliban-polio/index.html?hpt=ias_c1

2013: Afghanistan armed forces take the security lead, a turning point for American and NATO military forces, which will now move entirely into a supporting role. It also opens the way for their full withdrawal in 18 month
http://asiancorrespondent.com/109366/afghan-presidents-forces-take-security-lead/
http://www.euronews.com/2013/06/18/us-to-hold-direct-peace-talks-with-the-taliban/

2016: Death of Jeppiaar, Indian educationist, founder and chancellor of Sathyabama University, born in 1931
http://www.thenewsminute.com/article/prominent-educationist-jeppiaar-dies-chennai-45088
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/chennai/Jeppiaar-founder-of-Sathyabama-University-passes-away/article14429969.ece